Earth just had its 400th consecutive month of above-average temps

Last month marked the Earth’s 400th consecutive month with above-average temperatures. “We live in and share a world that is unequivocally, appreciably and consequentially warmer than just a few decades ago, and our world continues to warm,” said NOAA climate scientist Deke Arndt. The combined ocean and land temperature was 1.49 degrees Fahrenheit (0.83 degrees Celsius) […]

How Fast does the Earth Move Through Space?

Speed is relative. We know how far the Earth is from the Sun, and we know that it takes one year to make a complete circuit. We also know that speed equals distance divided by time, so by dividing the calculated circumference (in kilometers) by the number of hours in a year, we get our […]